David Gray (musician)

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David Peter Gray (born 13 June 1968)[2] is a British singer-songwriter. He released his first album in 1993 and received worldwide attention after the release of White Ladder six years later. White Ladder was the first of three UK chart-toppers in six years for Gray; it became the fifth best-selling album of the 2000s in the UK[3] and ranked as the tenth best-selling album of the 21st century in the United Kingdom in October 2019.[4] Gray is also known for the hit single "Babylon" from the White Ladder album.[5][6][7] He has received four Brit Award nominations, including two nominations for Best British Male.[8]

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David Gray
Gray performing in Redmond, Washington on 9 December 2010
Gray performing in Redmond, Washington on 9 December 2010
Background information
Birth nameDavid Peter Gray
Born (1968-06-13) 13 June 1968 (age 54)
Sale, Cheshire, England
GenresRock, alternative rock, folk rock, folktronica
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter, producer
Instrument(s)Vocals, guitar, piano, keyboards, harmonica
Years active1992–present
LabelsHut, IHT, Polydor, MapleMusic Recordings (Canada), Kobalt[1]